The exchange between MSS and Jeanne d'Arc School in Roubaix, near Lille is in its 6th year. The Year 10 Monkton students visited France at the end of the Lent term, They spent a day in the school, visited Lille, had a trip to Disneyland and a visit to Bruges.
The French students returned at the beginning of this term, and enjoyed trips to Cardiff and Bristol. They spent Friday and Saturday in Monkton. They especially enjoyed having a rowing lesson with the Monkton rowing coaches and experiencing boarding life.